Tag Archives: Novella

THE DISPATCHER

The Dispatcher by John Scalzi Genre: Urban Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Novella Publisher: Subterranean Press (May 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter  Length:  136 pages My Rating: 4 stars John Scalzi has really struck gold with his new urban fantasy novella, The Dispatcher. This tale a fast-paced, … Continue reading

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THE BUILDERS

The Builders by  Daniel Polansky Genre: Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Novella Publisher: Tor.com (November 3, 2016) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 226 pages My Rating: 4.5 stars   Never having experienced any story penned by Daniel Polansky, I was concerned about reading this novella. Why? The anthromorphic … Continue reading

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THE WARREN

The Warren by Brian Evenson Genre: Science Fiction Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Tor.com (September 20, 2016) Author Information: Website  Length: 112 pages My Rating: 3 stars   The Warren is a short, suspenseful novella which delivers heaping doses of loneliness, mystery, and utter alienation. … Continue reading

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RUNTIME

Runtime by S.B. Divya Genre: Science Fiction Series: Stand Alone Novella Publisher: Tor (May 17, 2016) Author Information: Twitter| Website Length: 96 pages My rating: 3 stars The Minerva Sierra Challenge is a grueling day long race across the Sierra Nevada mountain range of the western United States.  Participants … Continue reading

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Shadowbearer Is Good

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. The Shadowbearer is a prequel to Terry C. Simpson’s Aegis of the Gods fantasy series, and while it has some shortcomings, it does an excellent job of introducing a reader to this … Continue reading

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